Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
If you can't make it good, at least make it look good.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.